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Rib Rub

Stir together dark brown sugar, smoked paprika, ground cumin, kosher salt, garlic salt, onion salt, dry mustard, freshly ground black pepper, ground …

BBQ

The Asteroid That Smote the Dinosaurs Burned the Birds Out of Trees

Forest fires killed off tree-dwelling species and left the ground-dwelling ones to restart the avian dynasty.<p>Around 66 million years ago, at the end of the Cretaceous period, an asteroid the size of Mount Everest smote the Earth. It landed in Mexico’s Yucatan peninsula, punching a 20-mile deep …

Paleontology

Here's How Robert Mueller's New Court Filing Sends Trump a Foreboding Message

Special counsel Robert Mueller's recent court filing seems to contain a very clear message to President Donald Trump and his allies: This …

Donald Trump

This Son Gave His Dad's Rental Kitchen A No-Reno Makeover

This kitchen was very nice—great cabinets, pretty paint, sleek black countertops, fantastic wood floors—but even very nice can use a little boost now …

Kitchens

April’s Ultimate Shop Workbench

As we’ve written about previously, celebrated <i>YouTube</i> maker, April Wilkerson, recently built her dream shop on her new property in Texas. Now that the shop is mostly finished, she’s started in on setting up and organizing all of her machines, tools, materials, and supplies.<p>So that she can get …

Woodworking

Pompeo Affirms, Reluctantly, That Russia Tried to Help Trump Win

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo acknowledged -- after prodding by lawmakers -- that he backs the finding by U.S. intelligence agencies that Russia …

Donald Trump

So you're late to the A Discovery of Witches fandom

If you’d never heard of <i>A Discovery of Witches</i> until recently, or you’ve heard a bit about the books but haven’t read them, you’ve come to the right …

Books

How to Really Listen in Conversation

Listening: the poor man’s talking. But your turn to pay attention to someone else’s blah blah will come. Here’s how to be the kind of listener you’d …

Self-help

9 Telltale Signs You're Dealing With an Inauthentic Person

There is no skill more important to success than being able to detect who is sincere and who isn't.<p>8 min read<p>Authentic people are self-aware. They avoid blaming others for their own mistakes and accept their strengths and weaknesses. They show vulnerability, opening themselves up to others and …

Self-help

Most Americans don’t realize Robert Mueller’s investigation has uncovered crimes

17 indictments and five guilty pleas so far.<p>A majority of Americans — 59 percent — say in a new survey that Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russia and the 2016 campaign has not yet uncovered evidence of any crimes, even though in reality, Mueller has already obtained five guilty pleas and 17 …

Donald Trump

7 Things Medicare Doesn't Cover

Medicare Part A and Part B, also known as Original Medicare or Traditional Medicare, cover a large portion of your medical expenses after you turn …

Health Care

How to Make a Knock-Your-Socks-Off Marinade

Photo: Shutterstock / Africa Studio<p>Learn how to master the basic building blocks of a successful marinade.

BBQ

Weekend lie-ins could help you avoid an early death, study says

Many people complain they do not get enough sleep, and it seems they are right to be concerned. Researchers have found that adults under the age of 65 who get five or fewer hours of sleep for seven days a week have a higher risk of death than those who consistently get six or seven hours’ …

Sleep

Your Medicare Questions Answered

Medicare plays a critical role in retirees' health care starting at age 65. But signing up for Medicare is just the beginning. You'll need to …

Retirement

15 Cleaning Secrets Only Car Detailers Know

Home › Automotive › 15 Cleaning Secrets Only Car Detailers Know<p>Save $200 and detail your car yourself in half a day. Get professional results using …

Housekeeping

5 Retirement Rules to Live By

Your retirement can be even better and more financially secure if you know these rules and have a smart plan.<p>Rules can be annoying sometimes, but …

Retirement

Planet Nine, Show Thyself

Astronomers have found tantalizing new evidence that strengthens the case for a ninth planet beyond Neptune—but some still doubt its existence.<p>In 2016, when astronomers made the case for a ninth planet, orbiting far beyond Neptune, that could explain a strange clustering of objects in the outer …

Astronomy

Warren Buffett Says if You Hire Somebody Without This Trait, 'You Really Want Them to Be Dumb and Lazy'

No, it's not intelligence. But it should be a non-negotiable in building strong teams and companies.<p>Billionaire investor and philanthropist Warren Buffett has been dazzling us with wisdom for nearly half a century.<p>As one of the most successful value investors in the world, the Oracle of Omaha …

Self-improvement

The 100 Best Fantasy Novels of All Time - Unbound Worlds

<b>1.</b><p>Dubbed the “Nigerian Harry Potter,” Okorafor’s YA crossover novel of a Nigerian-American girl with albino skin and a deep well of magical talent is …

Books

25 Expert Gardening Tips, Ideas and Projects that Every Gardener Should Know

We’re right in the middle of spring, the perfect time to start planting flowers, vegetables, herbs, and more! Gardening season is upon us and it’s in …

Gardening

427 Genius Ways To Make Everything You Own Look More Expensive

As my mother always said: "Fake it 'til you make it."

Christmas Trees

Top 10 Homemade Insecticides That Keep Your Garden Pest Free Naturally

Spring is nearly here and you know what that means – it’s time to start planning your garden! If you’re like me, you love organic food straight from …

Gardening

5 steps to the perfect home-grown tomatoes

Now that the weather has warmed and the threat of frost is no longer in the forecast, tomato season is upon us. Tomatoes are among ...

Gardening

viny record storage solid wood stand - Home Decorating Trends - Homedit

Simple And Classy Ways To Store Your Vinyl Record Collection ← Back to article<p>Simple And Classy Ways To Store Your Vinyl Record Collection<p>viny record …

Home Decorating

How to Deep Clean Your Gas Grill, According to an Expert

Plus, why and how often you should buff it up.<p>For many of us, summer is synonymous with grilling. What isn’t always inherent in that: cleaning said …

Cooking

12 Tips On How To Use Color Effectively In The Garden

There are several elements that make up a well thought out landscape: they include structure, shape, texture, scent, and movement. But for the …

Home Decorating

The Best Paint Colors for Beach House Bedrooms, According to Designers

1 of 12<p>Tradewind by Sherwin-Williams<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 12<p>Hazy Blue by Benjamin Moore<p>3 of 12<p>Sea Salt by Sherwin-Williams<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 12<p>Super White …

Sherwin-Williams

Hubble's Latest Batch of Space Porn Is Some of the Best We've Ever Seen

Space is mind-bogglingly vast, and it’s practically impossible for our puny brains to comprehend just how huge it really is. Using the Hubble Space …

Universe

The best dishwashers

The right dishwasher will drastically reduce the time you spend elbow deep in soapy water in the kitchen, but how do you go about finding the right fit for you?<p>Before investing in a dishwasher there are several things you need to consider. Primary among these is space. A dishwasher needs to be …

Personal Hygiene

Plant Combinations: Plant a Hummingbird Haven

By Kimberly Toscano<p><i>No need to sacrifice style when attracting hummingbirds to the garden.</i><p>With a little garden savvy, you can attract hummingbirds to …

Plants